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It's a nice historical monument but nothing more

I've walked past this many a time so it's become normal I suppose. Essentially it is a historical... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
FunkyWildcat
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London, England, United Kingdom
Surbiton's extraordinary landmark

Well, you can't miss it. The Coronation clocktower has been a feature of Claremont Road for more... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
PUMBRIDGE
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London, United Kingdom
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Coronation Clock Tower 31 Claremont Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 4QR, England
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Why this landmark has been featured on Tripadvisor as an "attraction" escapes me. It's a town clock tower. OK, it has been recently cleaned up and looks prettier than it did, but is it worth anything more than looking out for as you pass on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Tasty and very nourishing high-quality food which keeps you going all day long. They will tailor the food to how you like it, it is like having your own professional chef. I have not eaten Syrian food before but if this is a fair example...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I've walked past this many a time so it's become normal I suppose. Essentially it is a historical monument to look at but nothing more. If you are into history and the coronation of King Edward VII then go take a look but otherwise don't...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Well, you can't miss it. The Coronation clocktower has been a feature of Claremont Road for more than a century, and features a strange flickering floodlight set in its base, which adds a disco-like feel to early evenings. When the clocks go forward and back,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Whilst Surbiton is quite rightly a popular suburb of London with it's speedy rail access to the centre, it is not an area awash with historic buildings. The clocktower is probably the best known Landmark and is set close to the rail station on the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Clock Tower itself is quite nice and the signage is informative, but as it essentially sits roadside, it seems a little understated.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

It's a clock tower near Waitrose. Seriously not a local attraction, and certainly wouldn't bother going out of your way to look at it. If you walk past it great, if not don't bother.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Alex W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It has the Clock Tower Cafe beside it and just behind is Claremont Gardens, which is an open space and a nice place to sit on a warm day!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Amy A
Reviewed 11 March 2017

very old building in the most unlikely place,good acces by foot not wheelchair friendly but had a lovely time,the nearby gardens are quality and kept real nice....

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank mick h
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Right next to Waitrose in Surbiton high street is this clock tower which is pleasant enough to look at and does have a certain appeal. There is a nice café next to it and plenty of shops on the high street to shop in. Many...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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